2B,3B - ARI
Third baseman Eduardo Escobar went 0-for-5 with a strikeout in the D-Backs 5-4 loss to the Mets in extra-innings on Friday.
Escobar had a rough day at the dish, stranding eight runners. He’s been scuffling since the calendar flipped to May, going just 3-for-21 over the last six games. Escobar has gone through hot and cold streaks on the early going, which has equated to a .233/.290/.475 batting line with seven home runs and 18 RBI over 120 at-bats.
Third baseman Eduardo Escobar went 2-for-5 with an RBI triple and two runs scored as the Diamondbacks defeated the Rockies 5-3 on Thursday.
Escobar knocked his first triple of the year in the bottom of the seventh inning off of Robert Stephenson to score Josh VanMeter. He also picked up a single earlier in the game and scored twice. The 32-year-old is now slashing .242/.305/.537 with seven home runs and 15 RBI over 95 at-bats.
In Sunday's 7-0 win, Eduardo Escobar hit his 7th home run of the season. He went 2-for-4 with one run and one RBI.
On Sunday, Eduardo Escobar went 3-for-8 combined in both doubleheader games. He hit his homer off of Drew Smyly with an exit velocity of 103.3 mph.
In Sunday's 5-0 win against the Braves, Eduardo Escobar went 1-for-4 with one RBI. He raised his batting average to .228 in 89 plate appearances.
In 89 plate appearances, Eduardo Escobar has six home runs, 14 runs, 13 RBI, and one steal with a .228 batting average. He doesn't scream upside, but plays every day and provides solid counting stats.
Third baseman Eduardo Escobar went 1-for-3 with a home run, a walk, and a strikeout in the D-Backs 6-2 loss to the Nationals on Saturday.
Escobar jacked his sixth home run of the year, a solo shot, off reliever Sam Clay in the sixth inning for his only hit of the game. Escobar is now in a three-way tie with Colorado's Ryan McMahon and Detroit's Wilson Ramos with six homers apiece. Fantasy managers can't complain about Escobar's propensity to leave the yard so far but he's been a one-trick pony with just 13 total hits this season, which is a big reason why he's slashing just .232/.283/.589 (56 at-bats)